Pittsburgh Pirates vs Milwaukee Brewers Betting Odds & Game Analysis | August 4


By Claudio Fortuna | August 4, 2022 1:08 PM

The Milwaukee Brewers visit the Pittsburgh Pirates at PNC Park, taking the field at 12:35pm ET on Thursday August 4th, 12:35pm ET. The Pittsburgh Pirates are 2-run underdogs in the game, and the Over/Under is set at 8 runs.

Welcome to the BestOdds betting breakdown where we identify performance trends in order to analyze teams’ chances in the upcoming game.

Today, we are looking at the Major League Baseball game between the Milwaukee Brewers and Pittsburgh Pirates.

Pittsburgh and Milwaukee Betting Info

  • Four of the Brewers’ last five day games against NL Central opponents have gone UNDER the total runs line.
  • The underdogs have won each of the last four games between the Brewers and Pirates.

Milwaukee Brewers Stats

Season Stats
Team Batting AVG .241
Team OBP .321
AVG Runs Scored 4.7
Team ERA 3.90
Team WHIP 1.25
Starters ERA 3.82
Starters WHIP 1.26

Key Players for Milwaukee

  • Brent Suter: 4.21 ERA, 6.86 K/9, 1.20 WHIP
  • Devin Williams: 1.82 ERA, 14.98 K/9, 1.03 WHIP
  • Aaron Ashby: 4.13 ERA, 10.94 K/9, 1.45 WHIP
  • Tyrone Taylor: .228 Batting Avg, .278 OBP, .428 SLG, .706 OPS, 27 Runs
  • Dustin Renfroe: .246 Batting Avg, .299 OBP, .508 SLG, .807 OPS, 35 Runs
  • Willy Adames: .225 Batting Avg, .292 OBP, .471 SLG, .763 OPS, 55 Runs
  • Luis Urías: .230 Batting Avg, .321 OBP, .396 SLG, .717 OPS, 36 Runs
  • Victor Caratini: .230 Batting Avg, .350 OBP, .405 SLG, .755 OPS, 20 Runs
  • Christian Yelich: .263 Batting Avg, .364 OBP, .395 SLG, .759 OPS, 68 Runs
  • Andrew McCutchen: .256 Batting Avg, .323 OBP, .396 SLG, .719 OPS, 46 Runs
  • Ryan Tellez: .239 Batting Avg, .321 OBP, .478 SLG, .799 OPS, 42 Runs
  • Kolten Wong: .257 Batting Avg, .339 OBP, .431 SLG, .770 OPS, 47 Runs

Pittsburgh Pirates Stats

Season Stats
Team Batting AVG .220
Team OBP .288
AVG Runs Scored 3.6
Team ERA 4.63
Team WHIP 1.43
Starters ERA 4.75
Starters WHIP 1.45

Key Players for Pittsburgh

  • Zachary Thompson: 5.09 ERA, 6.08 K/9, 1.48 WHIP
  • Bryan Reynolds: .255 Batting Avg, .337 OBP, .457 SLG, .794 OPS, 43 Runs
  • Kevin Newman: .279 Batting Avg, .326 OBP, .403 SLG, .729 OPS, 12 Runs
  • Calvin Mitchell: .214 Batting Avg, .254 OBP, .357 SLG, .611 OPS, 12 Runs
  • Benjamin Gamel: .232 Batting Avg, .328 OBP, .359 SLG, .687 OPS, 28 Runs
  • Oneil Cruz: .218 Batting Avg, .255 OBP, .451 SLG, .706 OPS, 20 Runs
  • Tyler Heineman: .204 Batting Avg, .257 OBP, .235 SLG, .492 OPS, 11 Runs
  • Ke’Bryan Hayes: .247 Batting Avg, .321 OBP, .352 SLG, .673 OPS, 41 Runs
  • Michael Chavis: .245 Batting Avg, .282 OBP, .413 SLG, .695 OPS, 25 Runs

In the last 5 matchups between the Pirates and Brewers, the Pirates won four times and the Brewers won once. Their most recent matchup on August 3, 2022 ended 8-7 with the Pittsburgh Pirates taking the win.

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